How Housekeep works

Enter your postcode

We’ll match you with the best cleaner in your area

Tell us about your home

We’ll give you a price based on the size of your home

Choose an available time

Your cleaner can visit at the same time every week or fortnight

Confirm your clean

We’ll take payment from your card after your clean is complete

Customise your clean

Add extra instructions for your cleaner in your online account

Why choose Housekeep?

Get a 5-star cleaner

Every cleaner is English-speaking, friendly and reliable. They've been vetted, background-checked & rated 5-stars

No minimum contract

When you book a recurring weekly or fortnightly clean, you can change your cleaner or cancel your cleans at any time

Manage cleans online

You can add visits, skip visits, leave notes, and book extra services including ironing, laundry, fridge and oven cleaning

What’s included in a clean?

Kitchen

Kitchen

  • Wash dishes or load dishwasher
  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe exterior of kitchen cupboards, oven and fridge
  • Clean microwave interior and exterior
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Scrub the hob
  • Wipe countertops
  • Clean the sink
  • Put away clean dishes
  • Take out rubbish and recycling
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Bathroom

Bathroom

  • Clean the toilet
  • Scrub shower, bath and sink
  • Clean cabinet exteriors, mirrors and fixtures
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Empty rubbish bins
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Living areas

Living room & common areas

  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Clean mirrors
  • Empty rubbish bins
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Bedroom

Bedrooms

  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Clean mirrors
  • Make the bed (leave fresh linen out if you would like us to change)
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Extra services
  • Ironing
  • Laundry
  • Inside windows
  • Inside fridge
  • Inside oven
Special requests?

Customise your clean by adding instructions in your online account. They are sent directly to your cleaner's mobile app, ready for the clean.

Join our happy customers in Islington

Georgi did such a wonderful job in my flat, he was so efficient and got loads more done than expected in the usual time slot, he even managed to clean the oven and windows within what would usually just be a normal communal areas and bedrooms time allocation. He was so friendly too!

O - Hampstead Heath, Yesterday

Carla is so lovely and friendly, and provides a super personal service taking the initiative to give special attention to areas in our home that need a bit of extra care!

R - Finsbury Park, 2 days ago

Thethe was amazing and so kind, very good job! Will definitely be booking her again to clean ☺️

Lydia - Dalston, 3 days ago

Koko did an amazing job cleaning after a hen do! I was amazed at how quickly she turned this "party" flat in a clean and tidy flat! Would definitely book again!

Rebecca - Angel, 4 days ago

I must say that Manuela might be the best housekeeper we have ever had, from Housekeep or any other service. Very polite and friendly and a very effective cleaner. Great stuff Manuela, thank you!

S - Finsbury Park, 4 days ago

Sophiko is a gem! Professional and friendly, excellent communication. We booked her for a one off clean today but want to ask her now if she would like to do regular cleans at our place. Thanks again!

J - Archway, 5 days ago

Alexandra was very lovely, super efficient and thorough. I really appreciated her help very much! Would absolutely and happily recommend her. Thank you.

E - Finsbury Park, 6 days ago

Mariana is an absolutely fantastic cleaner - she always goes above and beyond e.g. fixing my broken candles!

S - Arsenal, 6 days ago

My flat was really untidy and dirty, and Juan did such a good job in tidying and cleaning everything. My flat was unrecognisable in the best way possible!

J - Chancery Lane, 6 days ago

Janet was friendly, adaptable and gave a thorough clean. Highly recommend her service - thank you, Janet!

Georgia - Angel, 1 week ago

Areas we cover in Islington

  • Angel
  • Archway
  • Arsenal
  • Barnsbury
  • Caledonian Road
  • Canonbury
  • Clerkenwell
  • Crouch Hill
  • De Beauvoir Town
  • Drayton Park
  • Essex Road
  • Farringdon
  • Finsbury
  • Finsbury Park
  • Highbury
  • Highgate
  • Holborn
  • Holloway
  • Hoxton
  • Kings Cross
  • Mildway Park
  • Newington Green
  • Pentonville
  • Tollington
  • Tufnell Park
  • Upper Street

Some of the great cleaners available in Islington

Lindley

(4.6)

Areas covered

  • Dalston
  • Hackney Central
  • Homerton
  • London Fields
  • Lower Clapton
  • Shacklewell
  • Stamford Hill

Gabriela

(4.9)

Areas covered

  • Baker Street
  • Euston
  • Hampstead
  • Harley Street
  • Kensal Green
  • Kentish Town
  • Swiss Cottage

Afif

(4.6)

Areas covered

  • Clerkenwell
  • Finsbury
  • Holborn
  • Paddington
  • St Pancras
  • Westbourne Green
  • Whitehall

Islington's best cleaners

Professional House Cleaners

Every cleaner has at least 6 months' professional home cleaning and ironing experience

Vetted and Background-checked

Cleaners are interviewed in-person and undergo an 8-step background check

5 Star Reviews

We collect reviews and feedback after every clean to make sure all cleaners are 5-star quality

The Housekeep Promise

If you’re not totally satisfied, we promise to send an alternative cleaner to re‑clean for free!

Customer care at Housekeep

Our customer support team is available to help you Monday-Friday from 08:00 to 18:00, and on weekends from 08:00 to 17:00.

Email support

You can also call or chat with your cleaner directly, through your online account.

Housekeep cleans up in Islington

Housekeep in Islington

  • 22,993 Homes cleaned
  • 12,576 Fridges cleaned
  • 10,664 Ovens cleaned
  • 12,826 Window cleans
  • 128,265 Shirts ironed
  • 45,986 Rubbish Bags removed
  • 100% Islington covered

Stats about Islington

  • 28.0% Have pets
  • 80.1% Flats or apartments
  • 19.9% Houses
  • 93,700 Households
  • 206,600 Residents
  • 35.0% Own a car
  • 46.0% Single

Local information about Islington

Islington is inner-London's most densely populated borough, with the 200,000 residents who call it home crammed into less than 6 square miles that extend from Crouch Hill in the north, to Farringdon in the South, Canonbury in the east and King's Cross in the west.

Islington incorporates the postcode areas N1, N4, N5, N6, N7, N8, N16, N19, EC1, EC2, NW5 and WC1 and is serviced by multiple tube and rail stations including Tufnell Park, Archway, Upper Holloway, Crouch Hill, Finsbury Park, Arsenal, Drayton Park, Holloway Road, Camden Road, Angel, Highbury & Islington, Canonbury, Caledonian Road & Barnsbury, Essex Road, Old Street and Farringdon.

Islington is known for its Victorian and Georgian townhouses set on communal garden squares. The housing stock also includes many flats in the form of converted terraces, warehouse conversions and modern new-build apartments.

Housekeep cleaned its first house in Islington in 2014, and there are now hundreds of experienced domestic cleaners available in the area, including in Clerkenwell, Pentonville and Mildmay.

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